Man Wanted for NH Double Murder Arrested in Lawrence

Early yesterday evening, Massachusetts State Police were contacted by police in New Hampshire regarding the potential location in the city of Lawrence of a suspect in a double homicide that occurred last month in Farmington, N.H.

Troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section (VFAS) obtained an arrest warrant from Lawrence District Court for suspect TIMOTHY VERRILL, 34, of Dover, N.H. Intelligence developed by authorities indicated VERRILL was at a medical facility in Lawrence.

With the assistance of troopers from the State Police Detective Unit for Essex County and Lawrence Police, VFAS executed the arrest warrant and took VERRILL into custody.

Any continuing investigation is under the jurisdiction of New Hampshire authorities. No further information will be released by Massachusetts State Police.